The Gauguin You Haven’t Seen

The Art Institute of Chicago brought together a collection of Paul Gauguin that allowed viewer to explore his inspiration and immense creativity.

Mile Markers

There are all kinds of ways that we mark where we’ve been and where we’re going.

Dive In and Try Traveling Solo

It’s normal to be hesitant about traveling alone. Even on the day I left I thought, “What am I getting myself into?” In the end, it was worth it, here’s why and some tips if you think you’re up for it!

How Can I See the Olympic Flame Lit in Olympus?

If anyone pays attention to the Olympics, the opening ceremony ends with the lighting of the flame.  The final torch bearer is a special honor, someone respected in the host country, but what is really extraordinary is that the flame is carried by a relay of bearers that begins months before the games in Olympus,…

Chicago Food Fun

See the best parts of the city and enjoy a meal all in one fell swoop.